Grant Awarded to Dr. Dos Santos

Portrait of Patrcia Dos Santos

The National Science Foundation recently awarded a $680,000 grant to Wake Forest University Associate Professor of Chemistry Patricia Dos Santos. In addition to funding research that helps scientists better understand life on earth, the grant also enables her to mentor … Continue reading

Outstanding Graduate Students Recognized

Grad Student Awards

Outstanding chemistry graduate students were recognized during the department annual picnic on September 8th. Awards were given to: Angela Broadnax in recognition of her outstanding teaching performance and contributions to educational activities inside and outside the classroom and laboratory chemistry courses, … Continue reading

Congratulations to Dr. Dos Santos

Patrcia Dos Santos

Professor Patricia Dos Santos was recently awarded an NSF grant for her research on “redox reactions in the biosynthesis of thio-cofactors in bacteria”. This project will engage graduate and undergraduate students in the identification physiological reductants participating in the biological synthesis of vitamins and … Continue reading

Congratulations to Dr. Salam

Dr. Akbar Salam

Congratulations to Dr. Akbar Salam, who has been awarded a Mercator Fellowship associated with the International Research Training Group “Cold Controlled Ensembles in Physics and Chemistry” at the University of Freiburg, Germany and funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). Read the announcement … Continue reading

Congratulations to Dr. Gross

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Professor Michael Gross was recently awarded an NSF CAREER Award, for his proposal entitled “CAREER: Processing High Surface Area, Nanostructured Ceramic Scaffolds at High Temperatures via In-Situ Carbon Templating of Hybrid Materials”. Read more at Wake Forest News … Continue reading

Congratulations to Christa Colyer

“Congratulations to Christa Colyer, professor of chemistry, whose proposal entitled “GOALI:Carbon dots and squarylium dyes for sensing, screening, and separations – Beyond medication monitoring with Ameritox and Wake Forest University” has been funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).” Read … Continue reading

Chemistry major earns Beckman Scholar award

by Bonnie Davis  |  davisbl@wfu.edu  |  336.758.5390 “KyungMin Yoo, a rising junior who is majoring in chemistry, has been selected as Wake Forest’s fifth Beckman Scholar. As part of the Beckman Scholars Program, Yoo will spend two summers working on … Continue reading